purchase englannista suomeksi
That which is obtained, got or acquired, in any manner, honestly or dishonestly; property; possession; acquisition.
(senseid) That which is obtained for a price in money or its equivalent.
(RQ:Beaumont Fletcher Comedies and Tragedies) get meat to save thee, / Or lose my life i’ th’ purchase.
1848, ''The Sessional Papers printed by order of the House of Lords''
- Suppose a freehold house to be worth 20 years’ purchase (..)
(quote-book)| isbn=9781846943171| chapter=8| pages=66-67| publisher=Zero Books| passage=The problem is that the model of individual responsibility assumed by most versions of ethics have little purchase on the behavior of Capital or corporations.
(quote-journal)| translator=(w)| title=Folding Beijing| work=Uncanny Magazine| url=http://uncannymagazine.com/article/folding-beijing-2/| passage=At first, he was climbing down, testing for purchase with his feet. But soon, as the entire section of ground rotated, he was lifted into the air, and up and down flipped around.
(RQ:Blackstone Commentaries)between the acquisition of an estate by descent and by purchase
(RQ:Spenser Shepheardes Calender)
- that loves the thing he cannot purchase
(RQ:Shakespeare As You Like It)
(RQ:Shakespeare Antony and Cleopatra) hereditary / Rather than purchased.
(RQ:Shakespeare Lucrece) / Would purchase thee a thousand thousand friends.
(RQ:Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet)
To apply to (anything) a device for obtaining a mechanical advantage; to get a purchase upon, or apply a purchase to; to raise or move by mechanical means.
To put forth effort to obtain anything; to strive; to exert oneself.
1523–1525, (w), ''Froissart's Chronicles''
- Duke John of Brabant purchased greatly that the Earl of Flanders should have his daughter in marriage.
To constitute the power for a purchase, have a trading value.